Smoke from wildfires may cause potentially unhealthy conditions. During these conditions, people with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should avoid prolonged exposure or heavy physical activity outdoors. Please take the time to educate yourself to keep yourself and your family healthy.
The Division of Health Improvement provides oversight for home and community-based Medicaid waiver programs and health facility licensing. DHI routinely conducts investigations into allegations of Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation and complaints about health facilities. Please click the banner above to learn about the different reporting mechanisms.
Healthy Aging is the development and maintenance of optimal mental, social and physical well-being and function in older adults. This is most likely to be achieved when communities are safe, promote health and well-being, and use health services and community programs to prevent or minimize disease. Click the banner above to learn more!
Embrace New Mexico’s diversity through education, advocacy and collaboration. Visit our updated website, take free trainings on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services, and find links to valuable resources.
We received our five-year national accreditation status on November 10, 2015 from the Public Health Accreditation Board. Our department represents the largest group of candidates to achieve the prestigious designation since the national accreditation program began in 2011. Please click the banner above to learn more!